Moving onto land 'poured jet fuel on the evolution of the brain', say researchers, since it demanded the hardest possible cognitive operation – envisioning the future.
Apple News Plus offers articles from more than 300 magazines, but only three newspapers.
Scientists are studying the behaviour of analogue astronaut crews on mock missions, complete with isolation, sleep deprivation, specially designed tasks and mission control
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Bill Cosby's honorary degree revoked by Northwestern University in wake of sexual harassment lawsuit
Northwestern University has revoked the honorary degree it awarded Bill Cosby two decades ago — the first time the school has taken such a step in its 167-year history
As part of a comprehensive scientific investigation, the mummy was brought to the Argonne National Laboratory in the US earlier this week.
Scientists have earlier been able to make specific changes in the DNA code. Now, they're starting over and building redesigned life forms from scratch.
Inspired by the human eye, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have developed an inexpensive, faster 3-D camera that can be used in any environment such as outdoors to produce high-quality images.
New research could allow your touchscreen's keyboard to actually feel like a keyboard, scientists say.
In a breakthrough, scientists have developed a new low cost, environment-friendly solar cell with improved efficiency that uses tin instead of the hazardous lead.
18-year-old Harsha Maddula, Northwestern pre-med sophomore and straight-A student, disappeared last Saturday after attending an off-campus party with friends.
Swiss and US scientists have developed an ultra-sensitive device to detect the tiniest traces of heavy metals in drinking water and fish, which could...